Vacant position

The institute DIGITAL is your trustworthy partner in the field of digital innovation and transformation and develops applied high tech solutions for the following markets: Mobility, Space, Industry, Security & Defence, Energy & Environment, AAL & Digital Care, and Culture & Creative Industries.  The institute is therefore one of the world's leading application-oriented research partners and authorities in the field of information and communication technology (ICT).

Since decades the research group Space and Communication Technology holds one of the top positions at Austrian contributions to the European Space Agency ESA, with focus on satellite telecommunications and navigation.

To support our successful research group at our location in Graz, Austria, we are filling a position in the field of

Software development.

Your range of tasks will focus on the following

  • Software development in the field of satellite navigation
  • Maintenance and extension of existing software
  • Documentation of the programming works

We expect a high school degree and relevant qualification or a respective degree given by a University of Applied Sciences or University of Technology. We are looking for someone with programming skills in C++, Java and Phyton / MATLAB as well as sufficient English language skills for documentation und professional conversation. Personal initiative, an independent and goal-oriented way of working together with strong communication skills and team spirit complete your profile.

What we offer

An attractive, team-oriented working environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure and flexible working time complete this attractive job offer at JOANNEUM RESEARCH. Our internal training program will support your professional and personal development. You will meet our international project partners and with challenging new scientific questions constantly arising you will be able to improve your professional expertise continuously. Thereby you will be part in the development of cutting edge technologies.

This position is subject to the Austrian collective agreement for employees in non-university research and remunerated with a minimum gross salary of € 2,505.- / after completion of a higher education institution € 3,053,- payable 14 times per year (aliquot). Depending on your qualifications and experience, higher remuneration is possible.

We are looking forward to receiving convincing applications only via e-mail to:

JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
– Institute for Information and Communication Technologies
Subject: SW-Development/DIG


We would like to point out that any expenses incurred in connection with your application - such as travel expenses, daily allowances or overnight stays - will not be reimbursed.